DEWA CSP Tower Project

Status Date

Background

Technology
Power Tower
Status
Under Construction
Location

Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Lat/Long Location
Key References
Break Ground Date
Start Production Date
PPA/Tariff Rate
7.3 US cents per kWh

Participants

Developer(s)
ACWA Power
EPC Contractor
Shanghai Electric
Operator(s)
NOMAC
Generation Offtaker(s)
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority

Plant Configuration

Solar Field

Receiver Manufacturer
CMI Solar
Heat-Transfer Fluid Type
Molten salt
# of Heliostats
70,000
Heliostat Manufacturer
BrightSource Energy
Tower Height
260 m

Power Block

Turbine Capacity (Gross)
100.0 MW
Turbine Capacity (Net)
100.0 MW
Turbine Manufacturer
Siemens
Output Type
Steam Rankine

Thermal Storage

Storage Type
2-tank direct
Storage Capacity
15 hours
Storage Description
Molten salt

Project Overview

Project Name: DEWA CSP Tower Project
Location: United Arab Emirates
(Dubai)
Owner(s): Dubai Electricity & Water Authority
Technology: Power Tower
Turbine Capacity (Net):
100.0 MW
Turbine Capacity (Gross):
100.0 MW
Status: Under Construction
Start Year: 2021

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